Starts at 9am November 22 in Uptown Columbus. This four-hour course includes biking, trekking, paddling, navigation and mystery events. The entry fee is $50 for individuals, $65 for teams of two and $80 for three. A kids’ adventure race consisting of only running/trekking will take place at 8am. Register at www.tricolumbusga.com orwww.active.com.
We are excited to add the first annual Chattahoochee Challenge Adventure Race to our Race Series. This event is open to all levels and requires minimal orienteering/map reading skills. So grab a friend or two and make a team up to 3 persons. (Solo racing is not recommended)
The distances this year will be 4 Hour Adventure Race in the Uptown and Riverwalk areas. Competitors will begin the race by choosing a colored marble to determine which discipline they will begin with - trek/run, canoe/kayak, or bike. Teams will navigate their way through the course using plotting and mapping techniques, checking off points as they progress.
*Teams will begin by drawing a colored marble to determine with leg of the race they will begin at after this leg is completed they may choose the remainder legs.
-Trekking/Running/Hiking x2 (total distance to equal 5-6 miles) -Biking (total distance 10-12 miles)-Please provide your own bike (any type).
-Canoeing/Kayaking (total distance 1-2 miles)
-LIFE JACKETS, PADDLES, and CANOE PROVIDED
-Special events (x3).
*Teams check/punch their cards at each check point. Each check point has an assigned value. The winner is determined by which team can check as many/all check points in the least amount of time possible.
If teams go over the allotted 4 hour time limit time deductions are assessed.